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Why study with HIA

Why study with HIA

HIA is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) that offers Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) Qualifications from Certificate I to Diploma level, specifically for those in the building and construction industry. Our courses provide practical, real-life training and professional development to further your career and support you when starting a building and construction business.

There are also over 100 short courses and workshops on offer that are designed to help you manage your business and keep you up-to-date on the latest legislation and policy changes. The recognition attained from these short courses may offer credit towards our certificate and diploma courses, should you want to further your study.

Our courses will ensure you:

  • have the right building industry qualifications
  • receive relevant and up-to-date course content that meets various levels of industry knowledge and experience
  • get access to flexible, practical and cost-effective courses
  • are recognised for your prior learning and experience
  • are supported by HIA and our community.

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

All students who enrol in nationally recognised training are required by the government to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Without a USI, as a training provider, we can’t issue you with any nationally recognised VET qualifications or accreditations. 

Don’t have a USI? Don’t worry!

It’s easy and free to create your own USI, or HIA can do it for you. Check out the USI website to create your own.

If you need HIA to create one for you, simply fill in the form and pass it on to our training staff to take care of it.

Whether it's a Cert IV to become a builder or just building your career, HIA have a course to suit you. 

Learning
Find a course CPC40320 Certificate IV in Building Project Support (Estimator) CPC40320 Certificate IV in Building Project Support (Contract Administrator) Building Work Contractor's Licence in South Australia CPC40120 Certificate IV in Building and Construction (Building) Waterproofing Wet Areas - What, Where and How CPC30220 Certificate III in Carpentry CPC50220 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) NCC 2022 Energy and Condensation Resilience: Building a Business That Lasts Building Better Business Relationships Bushfire Regulations and Construction Introduction to Marketing Managing the Silica Risk Operating a Business 10830NAT Prevent Crystalline Silica Exposure Trade Contractors Licensing in Queensland Asbestos Awareness NCC 2022: Volume One Changes Bushfire Regulations and Construction Essential Elements of Roof Framing Trusses in South Australia Effective Team Communication Estimating and Quoting Financial and Budgeting Skills GreenSmart® Professional NCC 2022: Condensation Management NCC 2022: AS1684 Timber Framing Changes NCC 2022: 7 Star Energy Efficiency NCC 2022: Cladding, Glazing, Fire Safety and Masonry Amendments NCC 2022: Livable Housing NCC 2022: Volume Two and Housing Provisions NCC 2022: Waterproofing Changes Negotiation and Conflict Management Skills Silica Awareness Timber Framing Code Understanding HIA Building Contracts Understanding the Timber Framing Code Wet Area Waterproofing in New South Wales Low-rise Site Supervisor in Queensland Provide First Aid Learning on demand Government subsidised courses and training Refunds and appeals Registered Training Organisation

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If you're still looking for more information on training, give us a call or hit enquire now and we'll get back to you.

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